|USS Benevolence (AH-13) Sanitary Report Historical Narrative - USS Benevolence (AH-13)|
Microfilm.History of the hospital ship from May - August 1945, including evacuating POWs from Omari, Shinagawa, Kawasake Camp No. 1, Mitsui Camp No. 2 prisoner of war camps in Japan. "This hell-hole defies imagination," wrote G.B. Creagh of Shinagawa.
Keywords: World War II; World War 2; USS Benevolence (AH-13); hospital ship; POWs; Prisoners of war; Al Moher
|QUICK TREATMENT - FEWER FATALITIES: HOSPITAL SHIPS OPERATING NEAR FRONT LINES GREATLY REDUCE COMBAT MORTALITY RATES - U.S. Navy|
Reprinted from Bureau of Ships Journal, March 1953.Article describing the Haven-class hospital ships use during the Korean War. The ships are: USS HAVEN (AH-l2 ), USS CONSOLATION (AH-15), USS REPOSE (AH-l6),USS SANCTUARY (AH-17), and USS BENEVOLENCE (AH-13).
Keywords: USS HAVEN (AH-l2 ); USS CONSOLATION (AH-15); USS REPOSE (AH-l6); USS SANCTUARY (AH-17); USS BENEVOLENCE (AH-13). hospital ship; Korean War
|The Army-Navy Screen Magazine 68 - United States. Army Signal Corps’ Army Pictorial Service|
The Army-Navy Screen Magazine Number 68, 1945 Surrender In The Pacific: Short film that shows the surrender of Japan, the effects of the A-Bomb, and occupation of Tokyo. The Army-Navy Screen Magazine was produced by the U.S. Army Signal Corps Pictorial Service, under the supervision of Col. Frank Capra, who came up with the idea. It was released twice a month and shown to military troops as a 20-minute newsreel."By the end of the war, the Army-Navy Screen Magazine reached an enormous weekly audi...
Keywords: The Army-Navy Screen Magazine; USS Missouri (BB-63); USS Missouri; Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Japan. -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952; USS Benevolence (AH-13); Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, 1901-1989; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; US Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; USS Benevolence